In 2012 I wrote an article about leaving Facebook. I've kept this stance for about five years now, but an accumulation of several small things during this time have had me questioning whether or not abandoning the social network was the brilliant idea I once thought it was.
BLUE PILL/RED PILL
The Matrix 4K Blu-ray arrives May 22
Owners of the original PS3 have a month left to claim back $65
IN NEW ZEALAND
Larry Page's flying taxi service starts regulatory approval process
SwiftKey 7.0 adds quick access toolbar for rich media, stickers, location sharing, and more
Logitech G unveils new speakers and keyboard with Lightsync LED tech
TECH + POLITICS
FBI and DHS blame Russia for cyberattacks on US infrastructure
If it's been a while since you've bought portable flash memory, you might be surprised by the broad availability and affordability of high speed, high capacity microSD cards. Commonly used to expand the storage in devices ranging from smartphones to drones, microSD cards are becoming more frequently purchased than any other SD form factors, although full sized cards remain popular among digital camera owners.
Weekend tech reading: the Cambridge Analytica and Facebook data fiasco, Ryzen 7 2700X early benchmarks leak
Atom is a relatively new text editor that's quickly becoming a favorite. The latest version of this "hackable" editor includes GitHub package improvements, improved syntax highlighting and code folding, Python and HTML language improvements, among others. GitHub also released a new beta for Atom today.